Happy Hour Presented by The Fox Theatre and Boulder Theater
Celebrate happy hour, presented by The Fox Theatre and Boulder Theater. Win tickets to upcoming shows with the purchase of select happy hour menu items; 3-6 p.m., The Sink, 1165 13th St., Boulder; free; 303-444-7465, thesink.com/2018/04/17/happy-hour-presented-fox-boulder-theater.
Rocking in a Winter Wonderland Rock Art Show and Sale — Join award-winning rock 'n' roll photographer, Lisa Siciliano, as she hosts her 13th annual rock art show and sale, as well as celebrates her 50th birthday. Browse thousands of prints, all shot on film, available for sale for every budget; 6 p.m., The Riverside, 1724 Broadway, Boulder; free; 720-443-2322, facebook.com/events/265746604136935.
Skiing The Planet with the Legendary Doug Stoup — Douglas Stoup is the world's leading polar explorer and has skied to both North and South poles more than anyone on the planet. He will share tales of some of his most amazing expeditions; 7:15 p.m., Neptune Mountaineering, 633 S. Broadway, Boulder; free; 303-499-8866, facebook.com/events/2198784403701157.
Jason Heller: "Strange Stars" — Jason Heller will speak about and sign his new book, "Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded;" 7:30 p.m., Boulder Book Store, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder; $5; 303-447-2074, boulderbookstore.net.
Guest Recital: Kye-Yeon Park, piano — CU Boulder's College of Music welcomes professional musicians from around the world in its series of guest artist recitals; 7:30 p.m., Chamber Hall, 1020 18th St., Boulder; free; calendar.colorado.edu/event/guest_recital_kye-yeon_park_piano.
Zy'ev Left Hand at The Laughing Goat — Zy'ev Left Hand takes influence from his Grandmother's stories, pop radio and cleaning teeth. In performing and songwriting, Zy'ev favors explorative rhythmic expression and sophisticated simplicity; 9 p.m., The Laughing Goat, 1611 Spruce St., #3, Boulder; $5-$20; 570-687-2503.
Little Red Riding Hood by César Cui — The classic and beloved fairytale with a happy-ending twist. The show will be sung in English and will feature an ensemble orchestra. Just 40 minutes long and followed by a Q&A with the cast; 1 p.m. Friday, The Nomad Playhouse, 1410 Quince Ave., Boulder; $25-$35; 970-379-7539, boulderoperacompany.com/little-red-riding-hood.
Holiday Sale: Studio Arts Boulder — The annual Holiday Sale features pottery from instructors, staff and board, as well as prints and other handcrafted goods from members of The Continuous Line Printmaking Collective; 3 p.m. Friday, prAna Boulder, 1147 Pearl St., Basement Floor, Boulder; free; 720-379-6033, studioartsboulder.org/holiday-sale.
Lego Block Party — Every first Friday, kids in second to fifth grade are invited to a Lego block party, with Legos provided; 4 p.m. Friday, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder; free; calendar.boulderlibrary.org/event/3931708.
Images of Colorado & the West by Dennis Bennett — A collection of photographic images of Colorado & the West by professional photographer Dennis Bennett. His collection includes images of wildlife, landscapes, architecture, sunsets, sunrises, floral and more; 4:30 p.m. Friday, Don Woodard Artworks, 12712 Lowell Blvd., Broomfield; free; 303-430-1986.
NoBo Art District First Friday Artwalk — ACE Self Storage presents a changing variety of local artists during the NoBo Art District First Friday Artwalk.; 6 p.m. Friday, Ace Self Storage, 4635 Broadway, Boulder; free; 303-523-1117, acestorageboulder.com.
Homevibe and eTown present Paul Kimbiris — An intimate evening of music with Paul Kimbiris; 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, Etown, 1535 Spruce St., Boulder; $15-$20; 303-443-8696, etown.org/events/paul-kimbiris.